Treatment Choice for Women who Suffer from a Congenital Breast Deformity

The issue of congenital breast deformity such as tuberous breasts affects a small number of women, however it can be a debilitating reality that affects self-esteem and body image. For these patients, Dr. Philip Richardson provides both counselling and surgical options for women in Brisbane who struggle with the issue.

What are congenital breast deformities?

In some rare cases, during puberty a woman’s breasts may fail to develop normally. The breast tissue or the...Read More

Posted on January 22, 2018 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Look and Feel Younger with an Eye Lifting Blepharoplasty

The first and most visible signs of aging occur around the eyes, with drooping and wrinkling in this area often creating significant distress for men and women who are unhappy with these unfamiliar changes in their appearance. It can be frustrating to see this happen after spending hundreds of dollars on traditional anti-aging products. A simple procedure known as a blepharoplasty can help lift and rejuvenate the appearance of your eyelids to restore youthfulness. Dr. Phil Richardson is a qualified and...Read More

Posted on January 16, 2018 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

What are the different implant types, what do they mean, and what is best for me?

If you’re considering undergoing a breast augmentation, you’ve likely heard about the different types of implants available, and are likely confused as to what is best for you in the short and long-term. With the help of skilled practitioners such as Dr. Richardson this choice is made easier, however for those simply skimming the surface of online resources, it can be overwhelming to say the least. Dr. Richardson is committed to providing everyone with transparent, honest, and thorough guidance to...Read More

Posted on December 24, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Breast Implant Malposition Correction in Brisbane

When undergoing a breast augmentation, evenness and symmetry are a high priority for many patients, and this can be successfully achieved with the help of an experienced plastic surgeon. In some cases—for a plethora of reasons—your breast augmentation may not go as expected, or there may be residual breast unevenness.

This is known as breast implant malposition, which occurs when the implant shifts under the breast tissue, creating an uneven appearance. For those who...Read More

Posted on December 19, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Find Confidence with a Male Breast Reduction in Brisbane

Men pride themselves on having muscular bodies that are toned, well defined, and do not show any flabby or loose skin. They often want their chest to reflect manliness through firm well defined muscles. Male breast growth or gynaecomastia is a condition that many men such as yourself, may find to be embarrassing and disfiguring. There are many different causes behind breast growth in men, but regardless of the cause, male breast growth is embarrassing and unwanted. Dr. Philip Richardson offers male breast...Read More

Posted on October 31, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Feel Beautiful Again with a Breast Lift in Brisbane

Many women consider their breasts the center pride of their bodies. Having young perky breasts is a sign of youthfulness and beauty. Women of all ages strive to keep their breasts looking firm and tight. However, due to aging or other factors, your breasts can sag or become uneven. These changes can be distressing for any woman because she may feel that her body is no longer beautiful or that she can restore her beauty. However, with a simple procedure known as a breast lift, Dr. Philip Richardson can...Read More

Posted on October 25, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Address Your Concerns with Breast Revision Surgery in Brisbane

Many times when a woman has breast revision surgery, her results are stunning and there are no complications. However, in rare cases she may experience a few complications such as capsular contracture or breast asymmetry. These changes can be quite distressing, causing worries about whether her body may appear normal again. With a procedure known as breast revision surgery, Dr. Philip Richardson can correct concerns from previous augmentation procedures so that you can once again love the shape and...Read More

Posted on September 18, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Post Op Expectations: Life After Breast Augmentation in Brisbane

Getting your breast augmentation can be a big step in improving your self image and restoring your body to its youthful appearance. However, another key step in maintaining your new looks is that you follow all of your post-operative instructions. Life after your breast augmentation can be confusing. You may have lots of questions. Dr. Philip Richardson provides this guide for expectations after breast augmentation in Brisbane.

How long is the recovery period?

Dr....Read More

Posted on September 11, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Cosmetic Injectables – the nitty gritty

Cosmetic Injectables refer to anti-wrinkle injections and dermal filler products that are primarily used for facial rejuvenation.

The specific products used are unable to be identified by product name (ingredient or trade name) in adherence with guidelines of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989.  Under the Act, therapeutic goods containing prescription only substances cannot be advertised to consumers.

So let’s break this down:

What do I mean by prescription...Read More
Posted on August 17, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in

Choose wisely

Life decisions, such as holidays, our first home or a new car, can often be governed or influenced by financial circumstances.  The same may apply for some people interested in having Breast Augmentation surgery.  People may choose their doctor or location according to the financial outlay for surgery.

Before committing to any elective surgical procedure here are some factors to consider:

What are the qualifications and experience of my surgeon?

Your surgeon...Read More

Posted on August 12, 2017 By Dr. Philip Richardson in